GITS ALUMNI FORUM
Adapting to restrictions of Covid- 19, Geetanjali Institute of Technical Studies organized it’s first ever Virtual Alumni Meet, Reconnect 2.0 on 28th November 2020 to maintain a constant connect and bond with the proud alumni.
The online nature enabled an overwhelming participation by the GITS B.Tech., MBA and MCA alumni from around the country and the world from batches as early as 2007, the first batch.
The Chief Guest of the occasion, Sh. Rakesh Kumar, CTO & Head of Technology Strategy – Enterprise Public Sector, Microsoft advised the Alumni and faculty of GITS to inculcate the quality of Changeability along with the 4 C’s—Critical Thinking, Communication, Collaboration and Creativity for an assured and sustained professional growth. He inspired the Alumni to spread their wings to reach their full potential.
The event was addressed by Dr. Vikas Misra, Director-GITS, Dr. PK Jain, Director – MBA, and Mr. Arvind Singh Pemawat, Head – Alumni Relations. A few of the Alumni members, Ms. Sonia Keswani, Ms. Shefali Saxena, Flying Officer Paresh Trivedi & Capt. Madhuri Vyas addressed the attendees and shared their personal journey and achievements.
Various online games and a quiz about the college was organized, which made all the participants recall their golden days at college.
Reconnect 2.0 proved to be a very nostalgic and gratifying experience for the alumni as they virtually met their friends and teachers from their departments during the Breakout meets.
The two and a half hour event was a memorable flashback for participants.
The programme commenced with Registration at 4.00 pm followed by a campus visit for the Alumni. The ceremonial evening started with the lamp lighting ceremony and the performance of the college band. In the introductory speech, Dr. Vikas Misra, Director – GITS welcomed the Alumni by saying that GITS wanted them to feel a part of the college and nurture a bond that remains even after they leave the Institute. He spoke about the changes that have taken place and demonstrated the growth trajectory of GITS over the years. He also touched upon the various heights the former students of the institute have risen to ignite a sense of pride in the Alumni.